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The Balmoral Hotel
Best Bar and Beverages

1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ, United Kingdom
+44 131 556 2414

€187+

Overall guest ratings

9.2/10 Excellent
based on 1,351 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.8
  • 9.2
  • 9.2
  • 3.5

Good to know

  • Great menu
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Professional service
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location.

    The Balmoral Hotel is in Edinburgh, Scotland. This hotel is situated amongst the shopping of Princes Street; Waverley Station is adjacent.

    Hotel Features.

    The Balmoral Hotel features a restaurant and a brasserie; each afternoon, the Palm Court hosts afternoon tea. Three bars offer whiskey, cocktails, and champagne. The full-service health spa includes an indoor pool and fitness center. The business center is open 24 hours. This landmark hotel includes a clock tower that has run three minutes fast since the hotel's opening in 1902. This property is smoke-free (fines apply for violations of this policy). Amenities also include complimentary WiFi and full high speed Internet (surcharge).

    Guestrooms.

    Guestrooms at The Balmoral Hotel feature marble and ceramic bathrooms, which provide bathrobes and luxury bath amenities. Guestrooms provide minibars, snack baskets, and safes and are individually decorated in a contemporary style with touches of Scottish heritage. free WiFi is available, and guestrooms include multi-line phones Optional amenities include wakeup calls and turndown service, and ironing facilities.

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    AMENITIES

    • Fitness centre
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Room service
    • Indoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Parking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Spa
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    based on 1,351 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 94%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.1 "Great parking, according to 81%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "91% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.2 "82% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      8.1 "81% were happy with the room service."
      8.6 "Lovely bar service, according to 86%."
      8.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 80%."
    • 9.2 "Incredible bar."
      10.0 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 100%."
      8.6 "Lovely bar service, according to 86%."
    • 8.6 "Food is delicious."
      8.3 "83% loved the menu selection."
      9.4 "Yummy desserts, said 94%."
      8.6 "86% loved the dining experience."
    • 8.4 "Pool is good."
    • 3.5 "Value below average."
      1.4 "86% said the breakfast was too expensive."

    Overall rating

    9.3 Excellent
    based on 959 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.2 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      9.1 "91% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 8.4 "Food is delicious."
      8.3 "83% loved the menu selection."
    • 8.3 "Pool is good."
    • 3.8 "Value below average."
      1.5 "85% said the breakfast was too expensive."

    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    based on 297 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
      9.0 "90% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.0 "80% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.0 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 7.6 "Good breakfast."
    • 7.5 "Nice rooms."
      7.2 "72% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.5 "85% were happy with the bathroom."
      7.6 "76% said rooms were clean."
    • 3.2 "Terrible value."

    Overall rating

    9.3 Excellent
    based on 27 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."

    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    based on 67 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.0 "Vibe was good."
    • 7.1 "Nice rooms."
    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Great menu"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Professional service"
    "Friendly service"
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